Fuelling Wellness Symposium Related to Equine and Pet Health Is Approaching Fast

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Dog looking up at horse as horse looks down at him. Val

Newsdate: August 7, 2020, 11:00 am
Location: GUELPH, Ontario

Interested in learning more about horse or pet nutrition? Join us at the one-day online Fuelling Wellness Symposium co-hosted by Equine Guelph and the Canadian Academy of Veterinary Nutrition, August 15th, 2020.

Barn cat looking alert.

Barn cat looking alert

Fueling wellness participants can choose to spend the day on equine specific topics or choose from other pet nutrition seminars running concurrently.
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Participants can choose to spend the day on equine specific topics or choose from other pet nutrition seminars running concurrently.

Learn more and register here

Anyone interested in equine nutrition, including riders, owners, breeders, trainers, equine professionals, caregivers and other nutrition enthusiasts, are encouraged to sign up.

The impressive line-up of speakers will discuss topics including: a tour through the horse’s digestive system, evaluating horse hay and nutritional supplements, assessing a horse’s body condition score, mycotoxins, and donkeys and their special dietary needs. You can learn more and register here

There will be two pet nutrition streams: one tailored to veterinary teams and one tailored to other pet professionals. The talks tailored to the veterinary team, which includes clinicians, technicians and student veterinarians, focus on advancing practitioners’ knowledge in key nutrition areas to help them better serve their clients.

Topics include pet feeding practices, homemade diets, nutrition assessment, obesity management and communication skills.

The stream tailored to pet professionals, which includes pet store employees, breeders, trainers and any other pet nutrition enthusiasts, covers topics related to nutrition for dogs and cats, alternative diets for pets, information on pet food labels, a virtual tour of pet food manufacturing, and an expert panel on emerging ingredients and sustainability.

The Ontario Veterinary College and the Ontario Agricultural College worked together to organize this exciting continuing education event. This event is sponsored by the Global Animal Nutrition Summit’s Diamond Sponsor, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, and Bronze sponsors: MadBarn and OVC Pet Trust.

This one-day symposium takes place on the last day of the virtual Global Animal Nutrition Summit, which has also been organized by the Ontario Veterinary College and Ontario Agricultural College.

Those interested in the one-day symposium or in the Summit can find more information and register on the Global Animal Nutrition Summit website.


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